MJSA has appointed Joel McFadden as director of the MJSA Council of Custom Jewelers.
An award-winning custom jeweler based in Red Bank, New Jersey, McFadden has been a frequent presenter at industry conferences and events, as well as a contributor to industry publications (including the… Read the complete story »
MJSA Expo, the longest-running trade show dedicated to jewelry making and design, turned 50 this year, but its focus was on the future. For three days, starting on Sunday, March 11, several thousand attendees packed its aisles at the Javits Center to see the newest… Read the complete story »
MJSA, the trade alliance dedicated to professional excellence in jewelry making and design, has launched a new consumer marketing campaign, Jewelers Do It Better, to generate enthusiasm for its members’ creations and drive retail sales.… Read the complete story »
MJSA Press has published a new book, A Jeweler’s Guide to Apprenticeships: How to Create Effective Programs by educator and award-winning jewelry artist Nanz Aalund. Suitable for shop owners, students, as well as instructors, the 208-page volume provides detailed, proven approaches for finding, training, and… Read the complete story »
The MJSA Education Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to advancing professional skills in jewelry making and design, recently awarded five students scholarships totaling $12,500. That amount includes, for the first time, a $2,500 scholarship provided by the Providence Jewelers Club Foundation for students enrolled in… Read the complete story »
MJSA, the U.S. trade association dedicated to professional excellence in jewelry making and design, has honored 10 outstanding designs in its 2017 MJSA Vision Awards competition. Celebrating creativity, craftsmanship, and technological prowess, the awards recognized both professional and student achievements in seven categories.
The 2017… Read the complete story »
The 2017 MJSA Expo may have been cut short by one day, thanks to a looming blizzard, but that didn’t stop the show’s attendees from getting the full "Expo experience."
The industry’s longest-running show dedicated to professional jewelry making and design, MJSA Expo had been… Read the complete story »
MJSA, the trade association dedicated to professional excellence in jewelry making and design, will debut a new seminar series, "At the Bench and Beyond," at the 2017 AGTA GemFair Tucson. Running twice daily from Jan. 31 to Feb. 3 in GemFair’s Tools, Technology, and Supplies… Read the complete story »
MJSA’s student outreach initiative will partner with Portland Jewelry Academy, Portland Jewelry Symposium to offer educational opportunities Oct. 2-3
MJSA, the U.S. trade association dedicated to professional excellence in jewelry making & design, has launched the MJSA Jewelry Designer Network, an online social forum where designers can share ideas and information, discover inspiration, and find the support they need to grow their businesses.